This Sunday, November 28, 10:30 am: LIVESTREAM and IN-PERSON: We will celebrate Hope on the first Sunday of Advent with a reflection on a story of a miraculous conception from Luke (1:5-17, the birth of John the Baptist foretold). The choir will sing “United in Christ” (in person!), and the sacrament of communion will be celebrated * Order of service (PDF)

To be grateful in days such as these is an act of resistance, resilience, and renewal” – Rev. Diana Butler Bass

Please note: the church’s Annual Financial Meeting will occur at 12 noon after the service via Zoom.

Join us in person (preferred, if you are vaccinated!) or via the church’s Facebook site. If you don’t subscribe to Facebook, a video of the service will be available via this website and on our YouTube channel later on Sunday.

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Advent and Christmas at MWUC 2021

  • November 28: Advent 1 – Hope
  • December 5: Advent 2 – Peace
  • December 12: Advent 3 – Joy
  • December 19: Advent 4 – Love
  • December 20: Monday, 6:30 pm, Family carol singing
  • December 21: Tuesday: 7 pm: Longest Night Service
  • December 24: Friday, 4:30 pm, a brief outdoor service!
  • December 24: Friday: 7 pm, Christmas Eve Carol Service
  • December 26: First Sunday after Christmas

All services are on Sundays at 10:30 am unless otherwise noted.

Mill Woods United Church is a spiritual community in southeast Edmonton Alberta where you can explore your purpose and place. We seek to grow in love by following the Way of Jesus. If you are looking for companions on the challenging and joyous paths of love, please consider joining us.

We gather on Sunday mornings to remember our sacred values, to reflect on how to make them real in our actions, and to renew our spirits and souls. Every day of the week, we work with others to care for our community and the world. If you hope to find more meaning in your life, please consider reaching out with us.

Spiritual gatherings, deep conversations, and the struggle for equality and peace — these are some of the ways in which we respond to the call of the God who is Love. If you are seeking to explore your purpose and place, please do consider making a difference with us.

“Join In, Reach Out, Make a Difference!”

We acknowledge the land on which we gather. Mill Woods is the ancestral land of Treaty Six First Nations. All of us are Treaty people, for which we give thanks.